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#890 of 14,131 In the World
#342 of 2,785 In Europe
#74 of 163 In the United Kingdom
#60 of 131 In England
#13 of 35 In London
#34 of 1,033 For International Law
Top50% For 140 other topics
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Acceptance rate
18%
Enrollment
19,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate18%
Admissions RequirementsGeneral Certificate of Education (GCE) with passes in 2 subjects at Advanced ('A') level and with passes in 3 other subjects of General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE), or passes in 3 subjects at GCE ('A') level, with pass in 1 other subject at GCSE level, including English Language and Mathematics; or Advanced General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ); or pass in a BTEC National Award or HNC/HND; or award of SCOTVEC; or recognized foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to July (September - January; February-July)
Enrollment19,000

We've calculated the 18% acceptance rate for University of Westminster based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

University of Westminster has published 11,042 scientific papers with 166,573 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Political Science, Law, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Sociology, Engineering, Biology, Philosophy, and Business.

Publications
11,042
Citations
166,573

University of Westminster majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
7,549 / 107,091
Political Science
5,385 / 73,535
Law
4,902 / 69,920
Computer Science
4,886 / 72,100
Environmental Science
4,370 / 70,048
Sociology
4,197 / 54,042
Engineering
4,065 / 63,374
Biology
3,968 / 82,677
Philosophy
3,811 / 50,427
Business
3,522 / 55,174
Medicine
3,405 / 73,975
Physics
3,313 / 51,099
Geography and Cartography
3,089 / 45,485
Psychology
3,013 / 61,542
History
2,930 / 34,803
Chemistry
2,629 / 58,230
Economics
2,489 / 37,164
Archaeology
2,340 / 32,554
Mathematics
2,170 / 40,008
Quantum and Particle physics
2,040 / 28,699
Art & Design
1,950 / 21,039
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,823 / 26,237
Linguistics
1,810 / 22,842
Geology
1,740 / 29,217
Statistics
1,542 / 31,959
Biochemistry
1,540 / 40,562
Genetics
1,528 / 34,111
Management
1,451 / 19,964
Ecology
1,355 / 25,414
Pathology
1,330 / 30,389
Paleontology
1,224 / 21,249
Social Psychology
1,219 / 27,303
Psychiatry
1,134 / 29,830
Finance
1,104 / 15,559
Materials Science
1,063 / 19,794
Development Studies
997 / 16,222
Marketing
980 / 24,635
Machine Learning
935 / 15,636
Electrical Engineering
917 / 10,810
Telecommunications
880 / 10,022

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 0 14
1991 0 18
1992 15 23
1993 99 34
1994 131 71
1995 158 114
1996 206 253
1997 234 365
1998 158 404
1999 182 542
2000 205 792
2001 207 993
2002 187 1294
2003 227 1502
2004 286 1733
2005 307 2210
2006 313 2598
2007 334 3098
2008 382 3537
2009 409 4397
2010 455 5024
2011 437 5778
2012 400 6809
2013 498 7592
2014 418 8347
2015 482 8856
2016 566 8809
2017 589 9241
2018 587 9895
2019 534 11791
2020 634 15353
2021 642 18910
2022 485 16862
Academic rankings

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of Westminster.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes TBD
Biology Yes Yes TBD
Business Yes Yes TBD
Chemistry Yes Yes TBD
Computer Science Yes Yes TBD
Economics Yes Yes TBD
Engineering Yes Yes TBD
Environmental Science Yes Yes TBD
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes TBD
Mathematics Yes Yes TBD
Medicine No No No
Physics Yes Yes TBD
Psychology Yes Yes TBD
Bachelor's Degree Engineering, Fine Arts, Law, Natural Sciences
Master's Degree Business Administration
Doctorate English, Linguistics

University of Westminster alumni

  1. Roger Waters

    Roger Waters
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1943-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    pianistsinger-songwritertrumpeterrecord producerdrummer
    Biography

    George Roger Waters is an English musician, singer-songwriter and composer. In 1965, he co-founded the progressive rock band Pink Floyd as its bassist. Following the departure of singer-songwriter Syd Barrett in 1968, Waters also became the band's lyricist, co-lead vocalist and conceptual leader until his departure in 1985.

  2. Alexander Fleming

    Alexander Fleming
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1881-1955 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    bacteriologistinventorphysicianpharmacologistsurgeon
    Biography

    Sir Alexander Fleming was a Scottish physician and microbiologist, best known for discovering the world's first broadly effective antibiotic substance, which he named penicillin. His discovery in 1928 of what was later named benzylpenicillin (or penicillin G) from the mould Penicillium rubens is described as the "single greatest victory ever achieved over disease." For this discovery, he shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1945 with Howard Florey and Ernst Boris Chain.

  3. Richard Wright

    Richard Wright
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1943-2008 (aged 65)
    Occupations
    composerkeyboardistsingerpianistsinger-songwriter
    Biography

    Richard William Wright was an English musician who co-founded the progressive rock band Pink Floyd. He played keyboards and sang, appearing on almost every Pink Floyd album and performing on all their tours. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996 as a member of Pink Floyd.

  4. Nick Mason

    Nick Mason
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1944-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    racing automobile driversongwriterdrummerautobiographerrecord producer
    Biography

    Nicholas Berkeley Mason is an English drummer and a founder member of the progressive rock band Pink Floyd. He has been the only constant member since the band's formation in 1964, and is the only member to appear on every Pink Floyd album. He co-wrote Pink Floyd compositions including "Echoes", "Time", "Careful with That Axe, Eugene", and "One of These Days". In 2018, he formed a new band, Nick Mason's Saucerful of Secrets, to perform music from Pink Floyd's early years. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996 as a member of Pink Floyd.

All 97 notable alumni

University of Westminster faculties and divisions

Academy : Diplomatic Studies International Relations and Diplomacy
Faculty : Architecture and the Built Environment Architecture, Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Surveying and Mapping, Tourism, Town Planning, Transport and Communications
Faculty : Media, Arts and Design Art Education, Design, Fashion Design, Film, Journalism, Media Studies, Music, Photography, Public Relations, Radio and Television Broadcasting
Faculty : Science and Technology Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Computing, Computer Engineering, Computer Networks, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Multimedia, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Physiology, Psychology, Software Engineering, Traditional Eastern Medicine
Faculty : Social Sciences and Humanities English, History, International Relations and Diplomacy, Linguistics, Modern Languages, Political Sciences, Sociology
School : Business Accountancy, Business and Commerce, Business Computing, Management

General information

Founded 1838
Accreditation Quality Assurance Agency
Motto Educating for professional life

Location and contacts

Address 309 Regent Street
London, W1B 2HW
United Kingdom
City population 8,908,000

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